1. He then went on to star in A Good Day to Die Hard .
2. Courtney had a recurring role as Varro in the television series Spartacus: Blood and Sand .
3. He played Eric in the science fiction action film Divergent , and in 2015, he reprised the role in the sequel, Insurgent, and also played Kyle Reese in Terminator Genisys.
4. Courtney also played DC Comics villain Captain Boomerang in the 2016 film Suicide Squad.
5. Courtney was born in Sydney, New South Wales, and grew up in Cherrybrook, a suburb of Sydney.
6. His father, Chris, worked for a state-owned electricity company, and his mother, Karen, was a teacher at Galston Public School, where Courtney and his older sister were students.
7. He then attended Cherrybrook Technology High School and the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts.
8. In 2008, Courtney had a role in the Australian series Packed to the Rafters, then a guest lead in the popular All Saints, the comedy feature To Hell & Bourke and several short films.
9. In 2014, he appeared in the film I, Frankenstein as Gideon, leader of the gargoyle army and in Felony as Jim Melic.
10. Later, he starred in Unbroken, where he played Hugh “Cup” Cuppernell and The Water Diviner as Lt. Col. Hughes.
11. Courtney played one of the leads, Kyle Reese, in the science fiction action film Terminator Genisys.
12. In March 2015, Courtney signed on to play Captain Boomerang in the DC Comics film Suicide Squad, alongside Will Smith, Jared Leto and Margot Robbie.
13. Filming began in April 2015 and the film was released in August 2016.
14. ^ “Jai Courtney, who plays Captain Boomerang, with his girlfriend Mecki Dent | Suicide Squad London premiere in pictures: join Margot Robbie, Cara Delevingne & a very green Jared Leto on the red carpet – Film”.